Upcoming events

Wed 02 Mar 2016 9th World Congress on Snow and Mountain Tourism - Sant Julia de Loria - Andorra

Recent events

Mon 14 Dec 2015 4th Global Summit on City Tourism - Marrakesh - Morocco
Wed 14 Oct 2015 2nd Euro-Asian Mountain Resorts Conference - Ulsan - Republic of Korea
Mon 22 Jun 2015 2nd Conference on Destination Management in the Mediterranean - Budva - Montenegro
Tue 09 Dec 2014 3rd Global Summit on City Tourism - Barcelona - Spain
Wed 09 Apr 2014 8th World Congress on Snow and Mountain Tourism - La Massana - Andorra
Tue 08 Oct 2013 First Euro-Asian Ski Resorts Conference - Almaty - Kazakhstan

Latest news

22 Jan 16
Press Release
UNWTO and neZEH partners present e-toolkit prototype to help hotels become Nearly Zero Energy
The neZEH toolkit is a practical instrument for hotel owners to assess their energy consumption levels and identify appropriate measures for energy efficiency improvement and reaching nearly-zero...
18 Jan 16
Press Release
International tourist arrivals up 4% reach a record 1.2 billion in 2015
2015 marks the 6th consecutive year of above-average growth, with international arrivals increasing by 4% or more every year since the post-crisis year of 2010. “International tourism reached new...
14 Jan 16
Press Release
Visa Openness levels continue to progress
On average, 18% of the world’s population was able to travel to a destination without a visa in 2015, while another 15% could receive a visa on arrival and 6% was able to obtain eVisas. Overall,...
07 Jan 16
Press Release
INVESTOUR 2016 brings new opportunities to do business in Africa to FITUR
The event is structured around two sessions: a morning session dedicated to debating the challenges of investing in Africa and the trends shaping tourism in the region and an afternoon business-to-...
24 Sep 15
Press Release
World Tourism Day: Celebrating the billion opportunities brought about by the tourism sector
In this regard, the UN Secretary General, Ban Ki Moon states in his message on the occasion of World Tourism Day “let us work together to maximize the immense potential of tourism to drive inclusive...
27 May 15
Press Release
UNWTO Conference to address quality in Mediterranean destinations
The Mediterranean is one of the most visited tourism regions in the world, accounting for one in three international tourist arrivals worldwide, over a quarter of total international tourism receipts...
15 Apr 15
Press Release
Exports from international tourism rise to US$ 1.5 trillion in 2014
Receipts from international visitors spending on accommodation, food and drink, entertainment, shopping and other services and goods reached an estimated US$ 1,245 billion (euro 937 billion) in 2014...